Marianne is a nationally certified Personal Fitness Trainer and Group Exercise Leader through the American Council On Exercise. She is a member of IDEA, an International Organization Of Fitness Professionals.
Marianne is a graduate of Point Park College with a B.A. in Dance. At both Ohio State University and Point Park, she received an extensive background in kinesiology, Injury prevention and choreography.
In the fitness industry since 1985 in Cincinnati, Ohio and Pittsburgh, PA, Marianne has taught at many facilities in the city, and was the Fitness Coordinator for the Western Area YMCA, where she presented trainings city wide for YMCA instructors. Marianne became owner of Fitness For Life in 1994 after working for the company for some years.
Marianne also shares her professional knowledge with the local Boy Scouts of America as a volunteer Personal Fitness Merit Badge counselor. She is a Findlay Township resident of over 20 years. She is married to Doug King and has twins boys in college and volunteers at her church as a Student Ministries’ leader.
Since Marianne finished her career as a professional dancer, she has committed herself to assisting people grow physically and mentally healthy, and knowledgeable about their wellness options through group fitness programs, personal training, wellness services and lectures. She assists her clients in the lifetime journey of wellness and how to lead active lives by incorporating wellness strategies into their lifestyle.